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Birmingham teen charged in Center Point carjacking

From Trussville Tribune staff reports

CENTER POINT – A teen from Birmingham is facing multiple felony charges for crimes in several cities, including a charge for a carjacking incident in Center Point, according to a report by

Eusi Malik Kater Jr. Photo from Jefferson County Jail.

Eusi Malik Kater Jr., 17, is being held at the Jefferson County Jail without bond. He allegedly held up a woman in Center Point and stole her car at around 9:30 a.m. on July 25. The incident happened at Polly Reed Villa Apartments in the city.

According to the witness, a male approached her and held her at gunpoint. The male then demanded that she leave the car she was in. She got out before the suspect got inside her car and fled the scene. Deputies from the Jefferson County Sheriff’s office responded to the incident.

The stolen car was found by police on Aug. 1 in Birmingham. A motel key was discovered inside, which led police to the suspect.

Kater was charged as an adult with first degree robbery. He has also been charged for crimes allegedly committed in Birmingham, Gardendale and Vestavia Hills. Charges include receiving stolen property, unlawful breaking and entering a vehicle and being in possession of an altered firearm.


  1. Stealing never gets you anywhere. Hard work is better.

  2. Just don’t say a word about his face and that the fast majority of this they do or ever black will be on you for your comments. Just saying.

  3. Matt Young says:

    This guy is a fucking moron

  4. Karri Ward says:

    Needs to do jail time to learn that you have to work for things

  5. Typical Center Point

  6. Center Point was a great place in which children could grown up in the 40’s, 50’s, and 60’s.

  7. Center Point is little Birmingham

  8. Kevin Small says:

    Center Point was still good into the early 90s

  9. Kevin Small says:

    And Mayor Tom yawns and still does nothing.

  10. Kevin Small, yes, but I wasn’t living there then. It holds many memories

  11. Keith Pate says:

    good way to get shot and killed

  12. Cathy Coe says:

    The Tribune needs to post positive news and not all this bad news.

  13. Sean Johnson says:

    But he’s just misunderstood he needs to get to school. Smh

  14. Josh Jarvis says:

    He was just commandeering the vehicle, to return library books.

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